You’ve heard me rant about the timing belt over and over. Well this time I’m going to share a little tech-tip secret on how to service one of Mr. Timing Belt’s close neighbors and associates… The Camshaft/Crankshaft seals. These babies are typically replaced on a thorough timing belt job merely because, while they are likely…

CAFS >> Compressed Air Foam Systems… A firefighting term used to classify a pump that mixes compressed air, water, and a foaming additive (more or less soap) into whipped cream consistencies and then rocket them as far as possible coating surfaces up to a couple hundred feet away with a shaving cream like consistency. Just…

Did I get your attention? Well I hope I don’t disappoint you but there are no Gregorin-esque Lord of the Ring themes or monty python references in this post… Oh, and did I also mention Ghost Busters??? “Are you the keymaster”, get it?… Nevermind. What am I going to blab about? Keys. Plain and simple…

Like christmas in July, the massive amounts of cottonwood tree excriment filled the gutters and sidewalks with puffy alergen. For someone sensitive to this seasonal allergies, having these featherlight fuzzies stacked up in your cabin filter could make your ride your worst trigger. From cottonwoods to forrest fires, 2012 has proven to be the year…

Get Fresh Air Inside Your Car In Broomfield. Love the article. It shows that for almost a decade and a half now automotive engineers have been paying attention to your own personal cabin air quality. Just imagine the nasty dust and sludge that builds up at home under your refrigerator, around your home air conditioner,…

The July 2012 issue of Consumer Reports hit the stands recently. In it, a very titillating article summarizing the top reasons people get bent with their repair shop. Our Napa distributor rep Gary was eager to get me a copy because the top items on this list of gripes were the exact items we had…

Did you know? Land Rover owners were among the least satisfied with dealer repairs in a Consumer Reports Survey which covered 32 brands [Article: 2012, July Consumer Reports]

90 degree days! Its hot out already!

Go Green Industry News. Check out the hybrid market sales stats. Interesting to see who is getting the best traction and who isn’t playing at all.

Lets face it, we are ipad deep in the age of info-electrons. The old ways of careful documentation to support service protocols and the corner closets packed with bankers boxes of corresponding paper trails is over. Que the cloud, the mechanic’s portal, and voila! Each and every member of an organization can be on the…

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